25
Mar
2019

The Writing Life

Are there any Benefits of having a Penpal in this Digital Age?

Recently I tweeted a memory I had of my penpal when I was 12 and I was astonished when today it’s so far had 80

14
Mar
2019
Pen and ink

The Writing Life

My Morning Writing Routine

I wake up around 06:12 if I am good and 06:44 if I am lazy. I don’t need an alarm, it’s the same every day

30
Jan
2019

The Writing Life Uncategorised

Finding Time to Write When You Think You Have No Time? Here’s How.

CAVEAT: Firstly, it is not time that has to be made. There are only 24 hours, you can’t make any more. Secondly, it is words

30
Jan
2019

The Writing Life Uncategorised

Can You Write a Book while having Full-time Job and Children? Do the quiz and find out!

1/ Can you sit down for 20-40 minutes? This can be either days, nights, weekends, holidays, whenever. At any point can you sit down and

19
Jan
2019

The Writing Life

How to Develop a Cult Following in 5 Killer Moves

… for your book or product, with exercises to try out. Everybody knows at least 5 cult classics without even thinking. These are 5 of

31
Oct
2018

Heart of Glass The Writing Life

5 EXCLUSIVE TOP TIPS on How to Write Asian or Non-White Characters and Smash the Stereotypes!

Without risk of cultural appropriation or misrepresentation or just being plain offensive. Diversity is a buzzword we all may at some point encounter. I have

29
Jul
2018

The Writing Life

Writer, heal thyself

There is something visceral about writing. Sure, you don’t get your hands dirty but you have to spill your guts. If it don’t hurt, it

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Interview with Nigel Ng: Malaysian Comedy Sensation

What are Malaysians in London famous for except Battersea Power Station, Genting Casinos and authors (umm, that would be me)? Meet young comedy genius, Nigel Ng

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Heart of Glass: Literary Criticism Cheat Sheet

Heart of Glass is a dark tale about obsession, greed and music. It is a pacy literary crime noir thriller exploring the darkness in human

The Writing Life

Why do I Write or Feel I Must Write?

Because it is very stupid. I could be doing a million other things, enjoyable things, non enjoyable things, things which could even make money. As